Andrew Tinkler has stepped down as CEO of Stobart Group, the business he has headed since it listed on the stock market in 2007. During his tenure, Tinkler, who retains a place on the business’s executive board, has divested several business units including automotive and the transport arm of the group, Eddie Stobart Logistics. He has also faced boardroom battles and made difficult decisions concerning its chilled business. Tinkler will now head the newly formed investment company, Stobart Capital. It […]
18) Alex Laffey Title: Chief executive officer, Eddie Stobart Logistics In April 2014 Stobart Group disposed of 51% of its 100% shareholding of the Stobart road transport business to Douglasbay Capital (Dbay) – the former owners of TDG – for £280.8m.
The Unite union has threatened The Co-operative Group with nationwide industrial action over the transfer of 50-Midlands based drivers to Eddie Stobart.